The Decalogue, also known as the Ten Commandments, is a list of religious and moral imperatives that, according to the Abrahamic religions, was given by God to the people of Israel. It occurs in two forms:
- Ethical Decalogue, the more familiar list in Exodus 20:1–17 and Deuteronomy 5:4–21
- Ritual Decalogue, the laws listed in the Book of Exodus, 34:11–26
Decalogue may also refer to:
- The Decalogue, a series of ten one-hour films by Polish director Krzysztof Kieślowski based on the Ten Commandments
- Decalogue, satirical poem by Ambrose Bierce
- Decalog (disambiguation)
- Ten Commandments (disambiguation)
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DECALOGUE — (The Ten Commandments). The statements of God quoted by Moses in Deuteronomy 5:6–18 are entitled the ten words, or utterances (Heb. עֲשֶׂרֶתהַדְּבָרִים aseret ha devarim; LXX δέκα ῥήματα (Deut. 4:13), δέκα λόγοι (10:4). The same title in Exodus… … Encyclopedia of Judaism
décalogue — [ dekalɔg ] n. m. • 1455; lat. decalogus, du gr. ♦ Les dix commandements gravés sur des tables de pierre, que Dieu donna à Moïse sur le Sinaï. ⇒ 1. loi. Les préceptes du décalogue. ● Décalogue nom masculin singulier (latin ecclésiastique… … Encyclopédie Universelle
Decalogue II — Directed by Krzysztof Kieślowski Produced by Ryszard Chutkovski … Wikipedia
Decalogue IV — DVD poster Directed by Krzysztof Kieślowski Produced by Ryszard Chut … Wikipedia
Decalogue IX — DVD poster Directed by Krzysztof Kieślowski Produced by Ryszard Chutkovs … Wikipedia
Decalogue V — DVD poster Directed by Krzysztof Kieślowski Produced by Ryszard Chutkovski … Wikipedia
Decalogue VI — DVD poster Directed by Krzysztof Kieślowski Produced by Ryszard Chut … Wikipedia
Decalogue X — DVD poster Directed by Krzysztof Kieślowski Produced by Ryszard … Wikipedia
Decalogue I — Directed by Krzysztof Kieślowski Produced by Ryszard Chutkovski Yoram Globus … Wikipedia
Decalogue — Décalogue Pour les articles homonymes, voir Les Dix Commandements et Décalogue (homonymie). Les 10 commandements en … Wikipédia en Français
Decalogue — • The term employed to designate the collection of precepts written on two tables of stone and given by God to Moses on Mount Sinai Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Decalogue Decalogue … Catholic encyclopedia